Table 1

Anthropometrics of dams at weaning*

TreatmentObese-APMObese-STVObese-WTRLean-reference
Lean mass, g356.2±7.0379.3±13.0344.0±11.0336.4±6.0
Body fat, %17.9±1.816.8±1.518.6±2.311.2±1.4
Bone mineral density, g/cm20.138±0.0040.153±0.0040.153±0.0050.156±0.0004
Liver weight, g17.1±0.716.7±0.515.7±1.015.5±0.9
Cecum weight, g0.53±0.020.59±0.070.52±0.140.80±0.03
  • *Values are means±SEM. Obese-APM, obese aspartame (n=9); obese-STV, obese stevia (n=7); obese-WTR, obese control (n=6); lean-reference, lean control (n=11; not included in statistical analysis).